Sep 28, 2012 2:00am PDT
? >>> welcome back to "first look." in sports, the players at last night's baltimore cleveland games were not the only ones being cheered on. here's nbc's fred roggin. >>> good morning. never in the history of sports have referees felt so welcomed. the referees made their return, given a standing ovation and cheered on every poll. the game got off to a bruising star. josh cribbs returned the punt. look out. leveled by two players, lost his helmet and was out like a light. remained out for several minutes. he got out under his own power and walked off the field. baltimore gave cleveland headaches all night. joe flacco to torrey smith, an 18-yard strike. the past decade the ravens had one of the best defenses in the league and here is why. kerry williams picked off weedon, 65 yards the other way, baltimore went on to win it. >>> the players have been locked out for 13 days in the nhl and yesterday the league canceled the preseason. the two sides meet today in new york. >>> baseball, rangers play-off bound, beat oakland to clinch the al west. a home run and three rbis. they won it 9-7. then
Sep 11, 2012 2:00am PDT
to baltimore in 1996. led from start to finish, dismantled defense, 34 yard run. the first of two touchdowns. reid sealed the deal in the third. rumbled down the sidelines, soared into the end zone. they won, 44-13. raiders head to the most passionate fans. oakland special teams were anything but. the mistakes headed up. raiders played out of the game. chargers won, 22-16. white sox increased their lead in the a.l. central with a victory over the tigers. back-to-back homers. they lead by three games. pirates and reds play into the wee hours of the night. ripped it right at short. bottled the throw. in came the running run. reds a 4-3 win. >>> the best for the last. the men's final, murray and joke vich -- took the next two, didn't have enough left. down. murray rose to the occasion. no advocate's return was long. murray followed with a long. that's your first look at sports. i'm fred roggin. >>> now, for another look at the weather, here is todd santos with the weather channel forecast. >> thanks. one problem area where we could see heavy rainshower activity, flash flood for utah and nevada.
Sep 28, 2012 5:00am EDT
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